U.S. Beacon July 19, 2024

Buffalo, IA

Scott County, Iowa

Latitude: 41.459231     Longitude: -90.721244
Population 1,275 (2005)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1909235, place: Buffalo city, Iowa)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 320 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 20 (6.25%)
Kindergarten: 33 (10.31%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 163 (50.94%)
High school (grades 9-12): 67 (20.94%)
College or graduate school: 37 (11.56%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 849 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 69 (8.13%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 104 (12.25%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 411 (48.41%)
Some college, no degree: 149 (17.55%)
Associate degree: 40 (4.71%)
Bachelor's degree: 55 (6.48%)
Graduate or professional degree: 21 (2.47%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 79.6%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 9%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 1,018 (100%)
Never married: 214 (21.02%)
Now married, except separated: 606 (59.53%)
Separated: 14 (1.38%)
Total Widowed: 75 (7.37%)
Widowed Female: 71 (6.97%)
Total Divorced: 109 (10.71%)
Divorced Female: 49 (4.81%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 41 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 16 (39.02%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 963 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 156 (16.2%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 294 (100%)
--With a disability: 14 (4.76%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 744 (100%)
--With a disability: 149 (20.03%)
----Percent employed: 52.3%
--No disability: 595 (79.97%)
----Percent employed: 80.5%
Population 65 years and over: 175 (100%)
--With a disability: 87 (49.71%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 1,213 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 755 (62.24%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 454 (37.43%)
--Same county: 312 (25.72%)
--Different county: 142 (11.71%)
----Same state: 72 (5.94%)
----Different state: 70 (5.77%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 4 (0.33%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 1,290 (100%)
Native: 1,279 (99.15%)
--Born in United States: 1,275 (100%)
----State of residence: 964 (74.73%)
----Different state: 311 (24.11%)
--Born outside United States: 4 (0.31%)
Foreign born: 11 (0.85%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 6 (0.47%)
--Naturalized citizen: 2 (0.16%)
--Not a citizen: 9 (0.7%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 11 (100%)
Europe: 7 (63.64%)
Asia: 0 (0%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 4 (36.36%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 1,213 (100%)
English only: 1,163 (95.88%)
Language other than English: 50 (4.12%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 12 (0.99%)
--Spanish: 31 (2.56%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 10 (0.82%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 16 (1.32%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2 (0.16%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 3 (0.25%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 0 (0%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 1,290 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 1,189% (92.17%)
Arab: 2 (0.16%)
Czech: 6 (0.47%)
Danish: 6 (0.47%)
Dutch: 14 (1.09%)
English: 94 (7.29%)
French (except Basque): 21 (1.63%)
French Canadian: 3 (0.23%)
German: 350 (27.13%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 0 (0%)
Irish: 211 (16.36%)
Italian: 15 (1.16%)
Lithuanian: 0 (0%)
Norwegian: 31 (2.4%)
Polish: 18 (1.4%)
Portuguese: 0 (0%)
Russian: 6 (0.47%)
Scotch-Irish: 14 (1.09%)
Scottish: 25 (1.94%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 39 (3.02%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 7 (0.54%)
United States or American: 104 (8.06%)
Welsh: 4 (0.31%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 2 (0.16%)
Other ancestries: 217 (16.82%)

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